The Dragon Guest House just near to Shechen
Monastery at Boudhanath (or "Bodnath") in Kathmandu
was established by the family of Muktinath
Lama Wangyal to provide income for the whole family. It is popular
especially amongst Dharma practitioners, who often stay many months
for study. Please make sure you make a reservation if you plan to
stay at the Dragon.
For reservations, please call 00-977-1-4479562
and ask for Chimi-la. Or e-mail to Dragon
The restaurant of the guest house has a vegetarian kitchen
(no fish or meat, but egg is available) and, like the rooms, is non-smoking.
For those who love coffee: real espresso is available!
Attached to Dragon is a private flower garden for the guests.
International phone services and internet access is available
inside Dragon Guesthouse as well as two English daily newspapers.
NPR 275 for a single room up to NPR 460 for a double
room (NPR 77 is about 1 USD/1 EURO. For exact conversion and other currencies,
see this currency
The walking distance to the famous Stupa is 5-6 minutes.